Though I Have Never Been to Ostia, I Have Seen the Place Where Our Dreams Died | Momtaza Mehri | Granta

Though I Have Never Been to Ostia, I Have Seen the Place Where Our Dreams Died

Momtaza Mehri

‘like pasolini’s dream of an african oresteia let us be ridiculous’

Momtaza Mehri

Momtaza Mehri is a poet and essayist. She is a co-winner of the 2018 Brunel International African Poetry Prize. She is the current Young People’s Laureate for London and a columnist-in-residence at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art’s Open Space.

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